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Hut Group to Fund Private Security Team for Founder Matthew Molding | THG

The Hut Group, which has just awarded founder Matthew Molding one of the biggest payouts in the UK company’s history, has agreed to fund a private security team to protect the entrepreneur and his family, according to the executive’s personal service contract. Based in offices next to Manchester Airport and with a £1 billion head […]

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Biden’s national security team still has significant gaps

In both agencies, Biden is considering candidates with extensive experience in their fields and backgrounds in Washington – but some of his candidates also spark dissent in corners of the Democratic Party that could complicate choices for the president-elect. For weeks, observers speculated that Biden would hand the Defense Department over to Pentagon veteran Michèle […]

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Biden’s national security team and what he learned from the past

As someone who writes history books about the White House and, in particular, the parts of government responsible for our national security and foreign policy, I’ve put together a list of do’s and don’ts. on how to build teams and policies that work. Judging by recent personnel announcements for the new Biden-Harris administration, it looks […]

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Serve with the Army Security Agency in Vietnam; the story of a local soldier

GAITHERSBOURG, MD. (WDVM) – Officially, the Army Security Agency has never been to Vietnam. But former Army Sergeant Larry Matthews says, “The ASA was there and elsewhere in Southeast Asia monitoring the movement of North Vietnamese troops and Viet Cong guerrillas.” “Somebody had to go in there and do it and the Army Security Agency […]

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An inside look at the Army Security Agency; a scary world.

GAITHERSBOURG, MD. (WDVM) — Somewhere between the end of World War II and the start of the Vietnam War, there was the Cold War. Former Army Sergeant Larry Matthews was a Cold War warrior who served in the ASA, the Army’s security agency. Matthews says the intelligence-gathering agency headquartered in Arlington Hall across the Potomac […]

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Chris Krebs: Trump fires Homeland Security agency director who dismissed president’s election conspiracy theories

CNN — President Donald Trump on Tuesday fired the Department of Homeland Security official who dismissed Trump’s allegations of widespread voter fraud. Trump announced on Twitter that he was firing Chris Krebs, the director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, and linked him directly to Krebs’ statement that “there is no evidence that a […]

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Shift5 Wins $2.6M Army RCCTO Deal for Enhanced Vehicle Security System Prototype Project

WASHINGTON, November 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Shift5, Inc., a cybersecurity company, has been selected by the Army’s Rapid Capabilities and Critical Technologies Office (RCCTO) to provide a prototype vehicle security system for a platform critical ground vehicle. Under the $2.6 million OTA, awarded November 12, 2020, Shift5 will provide prototype unified cybersecurity kits designed to […]

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Know your role: you are part of the security team

Register! The Cleared Brief – Latest news on security clearances – delivered monthly. If you think your company’s security team is solely responsible for keeping things secure, think again. Your organization’s security team is largely responsible for creating and enforcing policies, training users, and constantly evolving the security posture, but it’s not alone in this. […]